5 things you can do today to stop bullying in your classroom

Hello! Welcome to our Project Stella Resources Blog! One day my daughter jumped in the car after school and the first words out of her mouth were, "mom, I don't feel safe at school anymore. It should be a place where I feel safe!" Immediately, I felt concern and had to hear the whole story. … Continue reading 5 things you can do today to stop bullying in your classroom

50 Books Your Child Should Read before Turning 8, Part 6 – Exploration & Discovery

This is Part Three of a Six-Part Series on the 50 Books Every Child Should Read Before they Turn 8. All of these books teach valuable life lessons on: Part One: ResponsibilityPart Two: PerseverancePart Three: KindnessPart Four: Family & FriendsPart Five: CouragePart Six: Exploration & Discovery *You can click on the book titles below to go … Continue reading 50 Books Your Child Should Read before Turning 8, Part 6 – Exploration & Discovery

5 Awesome Ways your school can R.O.C.K. with students who Radiate Outrageous Compassion & Kindness

Hello! Welcome to the Project Stella Resources Blog! When I decided to create the Schools that R.O.C.K. program I had one mission in mind. That through the program we could transform classrooms, schools, and the community with students who Radiate Outrageous Compassion & Kindness. This means that students would have no tolerance for bullying. Students would be able … Continue reading 5 Awesome Ways your school can R.O.C.K. with students who Radiate Outrageous Compassion & Kindness

5 Awesome Ways to Appreciate Kids for being Kind and Compassionate to others

Hello! Welcome to our Project Stella Blog! There are SO many benefits to making recognition and appreciation a priority at home, at work, and in the classroom. It creates a more positive environment, keeps people coming back, and serves as an amazing recruitment and publicity tool.  It is one of my quick tips for Service … Continue reading 5 Awesome Ways to Appreciate Kids for being Kind and Compassionate to others

Teachers Who R.O.C.K.: 10 Curriculum creators that encourage kids to Radiate Outrageous Compassion & Kindness

Each week Project Stella Resources wants to feature Teachers who R.O.C.K. These teachers have practices in place in their classroom that encourage students to Radiate Outrageous Compassion and Kindness. In this post I am providing a list of 10 teachers who have created curriculum and resources, all available on Teachers Pay Teachers, that teach children … Continue reading Teachers Who R.O.C.K.: 10 Curriculum creators that encourage kids to Radiate Outrageous Compassion & Kindness

Teachers who R.O.C.K. Feature: Resources from A Plus Learning

Hello! Welcome to our Project Stella Resources Blog! Today we begin a new series, Teachers who R.O.C.K.  In this series we will feature teachers and teacher resources that can help inspire and encourage you to continue to Radiate Outrageous Compassion & Kindness in your classroom, at school, and around the community. Many of the resources … Continue reading Teachers who R.O.C.K. Feature: Resources from A Plus Learning

5 Reasons you need to start a Kindness Club at your school or in your community today

Hello! Welcome to the Project Stella Resources Blog! A Kindness Club can transform your school.  It encourages and inspires students to think beyond themselves and seek out opportunities to show compassion and kindness. In this Blog post, I share five reasons that starting a Kindness Club will transform your classroom, school, and community with students … Continue reading 5 Reasons you need to start a Kindness Club at your school or in your community today

50 Books Your Child Should Read before Turning 8, Part 5 – Courage

This is Part Three of a Six Part Series on the 50 Books Every Child Should Read Before they Turn 8. All of these books teach valuable life lessons on: Part One: Responsibility Part Two: Perseverance Part Three: Kindness Part Four: Family & Friends Part Five: Courage Part Six: Exploration & Discovery *You can click on … Continue reading 50 Books Your Child Should Read before Turning 8, Part 5 – Courage

5 Ways Volunteering helps Reduce a Teen’s Anxiety

Hello! Welcome to our Project Stella Resources Blog!   I remember having my first "bad" thoughts when I was ten years old. Thoughts of worthlessness, crazy sadness, and that things would just be better if I wasn't around. I remember sitting in my bedroom with my door closed and wondering how I got to where I … Continue reading 5 Ways Volunteering helps Reduce a Teen’s Anxiety

7 Ways to fit Service in your Family’s Busy Schedule

Hello! Welcome to our Project Stella Blog! I was talking to my mom on the phone the other day when she said, "you should teach families with busy schedules how to do service without it creating more to do." My mom has a really good point (she usually does). I remember growing up with three … Continue reading 7 Ways to fit Service in your Family’s Busy Schedule